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9/13/2019
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Criticalist
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VCA Antech, Inc. | Concord, NH
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Company Info: VCA Inc. owns, operates, and manages the largest network of freestanding veterinary hospitals and veterinary clinical reference laboratories in North America, with over 900 hospitals located in the U.S. states and Canada, and more than 55 clinical laboratories. VCA is also a leading supplier of diagnostic imaging equipment to the veterinary industry, as well as operating a franchisor of premier dog daycare facilities.

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VCA Capital Area Veterinary Emergency and Specialty is an AAHA-accredited, 24-hour emergency and specialty referral practice in Concord, New Hampshire.

Criticalist

VCA Capital Area Veterinary Emergency & Specialty is seeking a second board certified/residency trained Criticalist to complement the multi-doctor team at our well-established, specialty referral/general practice in Concord, New Hampshire.

We take pride in our community-oriented practice which offers individualized attention to our clients. In addition to our Criticalist, we have an Internist, Surgeon, Ophthalmologist, Dermatologist, and Cardiologist and are staffed 24 hours/day with experienced ER doctors and support team.

Our well-equipped facility features ultrasound, digital radiography, and fiber optic endoscopy-along with an oxygen cages, isolation ward, and EKG.

Concord is located in the central portion of New Hampshire and is consistently ranked among New England's top loved communities. Concord boasts a vibrant downtown and pet focused community where we have established ourselves as the leading care provider in the state.

The Criticalist-under the guidance of the Medical Director and with the support of the Hospital Director and Regional Medical Director-carries out VCA's promise to our clients: making their pet's health our top priority and excellent service our goal. The Criticalist advocates for and strives to deliver the highest quality medical and surgical diagnostics and treatment to companion animals.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

* Establish a good rapport with referring veterinarians, including: timely professional and respectful communication; assistance in their professional growth and education through recommendations and interaction on referred and shared cases; ongoing development of a positive and professional working relationship; participation in Continuing Education involving the local referral community Assist in the development and training of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service
* Assist with marketing the services of the specialty practice through a variety of outreach programs, some of which include: making hospital visits to referring veterinarians, assisting with local CE meetings, answering all calls from referring veterinarians promptly, helping with the production of hospital newsletters and case reports
* Assist with the training of interns and residents, under the guidance of the Medical Director
* Positively represent the hospital and VCA in the professional community and to the general public

QUALIFICATIONS:

* A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
* Residency training with board eligibility or certification in Veterinary Emergency/Critical Care.
* Ability to become licensed to practice in the state of New Hampshire.
* Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.

We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development).

About VCA Antech, Inc.

VCA Antech, Inc. (VCA) is an animal healthcare company operating in the United States and Canada. The Company provides veterinary services and diagnostic testing to support veterinary care, and sells diagnostic imaging equipment and other medical technology products to the veterinary market. It has three segments: animal hospitals (Animal Hospital), veterinary diagnostic laboratories (Laboratory) and veterinary medical technology (Medical Technology). Its animal hospitals offer a range of general medical and surgical services for companion animals, as well as specialized treatments, including advanced diagnostic services, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology and cardiology. Its laboratory network provides testing and consulting services used by veterinarians in the detection, diagnosis, evaluation, monitoring, treatment and prevention of diseases and other conditions affecting animals. The Medical Technology segment sells digital radiography and ultrasound imaging equipment. (Source: 10-K)